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Our calendar of events lists outdoor participatory sports throughout Arkansas. Feel free to search through the categories or tags. There is a lot happening so make your plans today. Please remember, these are not our events but a listing of Arkansas events that we share through Arkansas Outside.  
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Apr
1
Sat
Iron Mountain Legend @ Iron Mountain Marina
Apr 1 all-day
Iron Mountain Legend @ Iron Mountain Marina | Arkadelphia | Arkansas | United States

Iron Mountain Legend trail run is held on the epic trails of Iron Mountain just outside Caddo Valley on DeGray Lake.  With 10K, 28K and 42K options…there is something for everyone. Post-race food and drink, plus a unique finisher medal will make it a day to remember.  The start/finish line will be at the Iron Mountain Lodge & Marina. On-course aid stations with lots of tasty treats to keep you fueled for a day in the Ouachita Mountains.

A long-sleeve ringspun cotton shirt comes with entry, but a person can choose no shirt and save $5 or upgrade to a fleece hoodie for $15.

Apr
2
Sun
Iron Mountain XC @ Iron Mountain Trails
Apr 2 all-day
Iron Mountain XC @ Iron Mountain Trails | Arkadelphia | Arkansas | United States

The Iron Mountain XC is an AMBCS (Arkansas Mountain Bike Championship Series) mountain bike race contested on the lengendary trail system of Iron Mountain which is located on DeGray Lake just outside of Caddo Valley, Arkansas.  This is a USA Cycling-sanctioned race and there are categories for all ages and levels.  An annual licenses is required to race in the Cat 1 category.  All others can race on a one-day license. NOTE: the Novice category entry fee includes the one-day license fee which is $10.

Chip timing, event t-shirt, post-race food and beverages (adult and youth), and awards are part of this great day of racing.

Also, check out the Iron Mountain Legend trail runs on Saturday, April 1 to make it a great weekend of soft trail competition.

Apr
15
Sat
HealthWorks Boomtown 5K
Apr 15 all-day

The annual HealthWorks Boomtown 5k is back!   We are elated to share that all proceeds will be donated to help cover the expenses of HealthWork’s Rock Steady Boxing program that supports our beloved community members with Parkinson’s Disease.

 

Sep
10
Sun
DeGray Lake Triathlon @ DeGray Lake Spillway
Sep 10 all-day
DeGray Lake Triathlon @ DeGray Lake Spillway | Arkadelphia | Arkansas | United States

One of the original multisport festivals in Arkansas…the DeGray Lake Triathlon will feature three triathlon distances (olympic, sprint and super sprint), a duathlon (sprint), aquabike (olympic) and an open water swim (olympic). There will be a team category for the olympic triathlon.

DeGray Lake is a reservoir on the Caddo River in Arkansas. This beautiful lake and surrounding Ouachita mountains near Hot Springs and Little Rock is an Arkansas resort state park.

Olympic Triathlon: 1,500 meter swim, 42 kilometer bike, 10 kilometer run.  Individuals and teams.
Sprint Triathlon: 500 yard swim, 13.5 mile bike, 5K run.  Individuals only
Super Sprint Triathlon: 225 yard swim, 6 mile bike, 2 mile run.  Individuals only
Sprint Duathlon: Run 1: 2 miles, Bike: 13.5 miles  Run 2:  3.1 miles
Aquabike (swim and bike only): 1,500 meter swim, 42 kilometer bike.  Individuals only
Open Water Swim: 1,500 meter swim

Race Venue Information:

  • DeGray Lake,  AR located just outside of Caddo Valley
  • 2.5 miles North on Hwy 7 from Interstate 30, exit 78.  Turn left onto Skyline Drive.
  • Spillway Trail Head (The Spillway Dam Area) is rougly 8/10ths of a mile west of the intersection of Skyline Dr and Hwy 7.
  • Google map coordinates – https://goo.gl/maps/Uz7c5ZuonT9pucF18
ENTRY FEES PRICED WITH A T-SHIRT

Entry Fees are priced with a ringspun cotton t-shirt , but a participant has the option to select no t-shirt and SAVE $5 or upgrade fabric to a full sublimated technical wicking fabric shirt for $15. Shirt size not guaranteed after Aug 24. If a shirt is ordered and the size is not available then a refund will be issued at packet pickup.

Race T-Shirt Fabric Options and Styles:

  • NO Shirt Option – Save $5
  • Ringspun Cotton T-shirt (NO CHARGE) – 100% cotton unisex sizing.
  • Fully Sublimated Technical T-shirt ($15 upgrade fee) – A true moisture wicking-fabric shirt that has been engineered to keep you dry while you exercise. There are plenty of polyester shirts out there, but this one is the real deal. Both men and women specific sizing.  Example can be viewed HERE.